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  • Scott Varney: Slow Down

    Scott Varney: Slow Down

    Here’s an example of a singer/songwriter doing it right. The very talented Scott Varney builds his song “Slow Down” all by himself with a bass, a djembe, his voice and a looper. After getting a serious groove and sweet backup vocals going, Varney adds his lyrics overtop while comping chords on his bass. Make sure… »

  • Adam Stevens: “I Think She Knows Interlude” All-Bass Cover

    Adam Stevens: “I Think She Knows Interlude” All-Bass Cover

    Adam Stevens has shared some impressive all-bass covers over the years. This time around, he's taking a new approach - technically speaking - in covering Justin Timberlake's "I Think She Knows Interlude", as part of his experimentation with live performance relying on looping. "Just having some fun with Ableton Live and its incredible live looping… »

  • Adam Prado: Bass Improv Session

    Adam Prado: Bass Improv Session

    Adam Prado sent this video with us, which sounds like it almost didn't happen. "I was just messing around with my new TC Electronics Ditto Looper and the camera just started to roll," he shared. This is just plain funky, especially at the 50 second mark. »

  • Adam Stevens: Live Solo Bass Loop Version of Little Dragon’s “Twice”

    Adam Stevens: Live Solo Bass Loop Version of Little Dragon’s “Twice”

    Adam Stevens always impresses us with his solo bass arrangements. Here he is with one of his latest - a live bass loop version of Little Dragon's "Twice". »

  • Grant Stinnett: Primal

    Grant Stinnett: Primal

    Our friend Grant Stinnett sent us his latest video showcasing what he typically does in a live show setting for solo bass. Armed with his bass, a BOSS GT-10 and some stunning technique, here's Grant's performance of "Primal". »

  • TC Electronic Introduces Ditto X2 Looper

    TC Electronic Introduces Ditto X2 Looper

    TC Electronic has followed up on last year’s compact Ditto looper pedal with the Ditto X2. The pedal builds on its predecessor with a dedicated start/stop button, looper effects, and a loop import/export feature for loading premade loops. The Ditto X2 offers up to five minutes of looping with unlimited overdubs and undo/redo functions. It… »

  • Vagner Faria: Tempo Bom

    Vagner Faria: Tempo Bom

    Our friend Tiago Miller sent us this video of the talented Brazilian bassist (and Tiago's teacher) Vagner Faria. Tiago shared "This guy is phenomenal. He is the winner of the 9th edition of the BDMG Instrumental Award, an important award for instrumental music in Brazil." The video was recorded for the BOSS Brasil Loop contest… »

  • Kimberly Lynn: Funk Fun

    Kimberly Lynn: Funk Fun

    The very first video we shared by Kimberly Lynn (almost 4 years ago) was really popular, thanks to Kimberly's great approach to solo bass. Here's Kimberly once again, in a performance filmed just a couple of weeks ago at The Gig Spot in Gig Harbor, Washington. Even the city has a cool name! Dig this… »

  • Adam Stevens: “the drriifft” Improvised Loop Jam

    Adam Stevens: “the drriifft” Improvised Loop Jam

    Time for some Adam Stevens goodness. This time around, Adam utilizes all five of his basses, which includes an upright, a U-bass, a Jazz, a Precision and Roscoe LG-3000. Lots of bass goodness on this one. »

  • Andy Edwards and Steve Lawson: Studio Jam

    Andy Edwards and Steve Lawson: Studio Jam

    Here’s a great jam between bassist Steve Lawson and drummer Andy Edwards. Steve uses his six-string bass and looping wizardry to get a nice, spacey groove going. »